This is a critical review of John Simmons's book, Justification and Legitimacy: Essays on Rights and Obligations (Cambridge 2001). The thrust of the critique is to insist that Lockeans provide a basis for their selective voluntarism about duties and obligations.
Locke and LoadLaw and Philosophy
Citation InformationWilliam Edmundson, Locke and Load, 22 Law & Phil. 195 (2003) (review of A. John Simmons, Justification and Legitimacy).